Boris Johnson's Brexit Deal Just Suffered a Big Setback

Here's what you need to know about Johnson's latest defeat in Parliament.

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Worst Opinion of the Week: Boris Johnson's Brexit Deal is Sexist

Get in, bitches, we're siphoning off Theresa May's politics into an out-of-sight septic tank to make flimsy point about misogyny!

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Brexit Power Ranking: We've Entered the Final Countdown

Christmas has come early, except no one gets any presents – just a 64-page deal signed off by Jean-Claude Juncker.

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Northern Ireland Is About to Reform Its Abortion Law – Now What?

If its government doesn't reconvene by October 21st, its draconian law will be tossed out the window. Activists are counting down the days.

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Hong Kong's Mafia-Like "Triads" Are Terrifying Pro-Democracy Protesters

Triad thugs who assaulted hongkongers in a metro station could have been paid-off by business interests

Women Tell Us Why They Had Abortions in Their Second Trimester: "I Will Choose It Every Day"

"There are so many women who have wanted pregnancies — desperately wanted pregnancies, that have to make really hard decisions.”

This Establishment Politician Just Became Prime Minister of Greece

“The key challenge is to restore high growth rates,” Mitsotakis said. “If the economy grows faster, our creditors are going to be happy because the debt is going to be repaid more easily.”

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Boris Johnson's Brexit Deal Just Suffered a Big Setback

Here's what you need to know about Johnson's latest defeat in Parliament.

Brexit Power Ranking: We've Entered the Final Countdown

Christmas has come early, except no one gets any presents – just a 64-page deal signed off by Jean-Claude Juncker.

Northern Ireland Is About to Reform Its Abortion Law – Now What?

If its government doesn't reconvene by October 21st, its draconian law will be tossed out the window. Activists are counting down the days.

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How Abusers Are Exploiting Smart Home Devices

Voice-activated assistants, smart TVs and app-controlled locks and light systems promise convenience. They can also enable stalking.

Australian Serial Killer Ivan Milat Believed to be 'Days Away from His Death Bed'

Milat was transferred from jail to hospital last week following reports that he's been "in agony" with oesophagus and stomach cancer.

I Came to Britain to Run an Illegal Weed Grow House

Albanians are moving into the UK cannabis cultivation business in a big way. One grow house manager tells his story

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How Teachers Are Fighting the White Nationalists Brainwashing Their Students

“This will get worse before it gets better.”

Milo Yiannopoulos Says He's Broke

"I can't put food on the table this way."

YouTube Commenters Shift From 'Intellectual Dark Web' Fans to the Far-Right, Study Shows

New research looked at commenters' migration from "contrarian" personalities like Jordan Peterson to "alt-right" extremist channels.

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Here's How Much Pornhub Knows About You

Advertisers can target your location, language, sexual preferences and the specific browser you're using.

Exclusive: The Housing Associations Building Luxury Flats Over Social Homes

Many of the country's swanky, aspirational new apartments are built by charities that are supposed to provide housing for the less well off.

Group That Called Extinction Rebellion 'Extremist' Is Funded By Big Energy

VICE reveals that the think tank behind a controversial report into the protest group has taken money from energy companies.

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Anti-Deportation Activists Are Blocking Coaches to Charter Flights

We watched Reclaim the Power members blockade the depot of a coach company that transports people due to be deported on charter flights.

We Saw Fascists and Anti-Fascists Make Each Other Bleed in Dover

Dodging rock missiles on a Saturday afternoon, as neo-Nazis demonstrated against immigration and anti-fascists protested in response.

How Britain Dealt with the Shit Hitting the Fan in 2014

Some protests are better than others – here's what the nation's angry, poor and disenfranchised learned in the last 12 months.

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